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Euro Launch and Alibaba IPO Still Worry Netflix Investors

Shares of Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) are gapping down nearly 3% in the noon hour on Tuesday after dropping nearly 4% in Monday’s trading session. The company began rolling out ...
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As Video Streaming Grows, Price War Likely

U.S. consumers might get a break from the high costs of a pay-TV subscriptions starting next year when several major providers plan to introduce streaming video on-demand services in what ...
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Minecraft Now Officially to Become Part of Microsoft

News reports were out last week that Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) was trying to acquire Mojang, the Swedish game developer behind Minecraft. That deal is now being confirmed -- for ...
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Weekend Movies Feature Dolphins and John Galt

The top-grossing new movie of the fall season -- which began last weekend -- is “The Identical,” which sold about $1.6 million in tickets and played on just 1,956 screens. ...
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Top National League Contenders by Average Ticket Price

The National League has been marred with underperforming teams this season, with eight of its 15 clubs owning a record below .500. Despite the disappointing season more than half of ...
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Facebook More Valuable Than IBM

A great deal was made of the value of Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) as it crossed the $200 billion market cap level. As a sign of just how meaningful the ...
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Top AL Contenders by Average Ticket Price

The American League has been home to several of baseball’s most winningest teams this season. The Angels, who own a league-leading 88-55 record, have overthrown the Athletics for first place ...
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Is Sirius XM Higher Subscriber Guidance Enough?

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced on Tuesday that it has raised its 2014 guidance for net subscriber additions. After having originally projected subscriber gains of 1.25 million, the ...
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Mobile Devices Drive Growth in Video Viewing

The amount of time Americans spend consuming media content is growing, driven by growth in how much time viewers spend watching digital video. Time spent watching TV decreased slightly year-over-year ...
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When Will Meredith Spin Off Its Magazines?

Meredith Corp. (NYSE: MDP), known for its long history of publishing women's magazines, is one of the few media companies with a divide between its print properties and its television ...
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Analyst Picks Mobile Gaming Stocks That Could Double

Everywhere you go you see it. Pre-teens to young adults hunched over a smartphone furiously tapping away at the keypad, often with headphones on to add to the overall frantic ...
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Saints at Falcons Tickets Lead Most Expensive Week 1 Divisional Games

While all eyes in the football world will be on the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers opening the season on Thursday night, most of the action will be taking ...
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The Fresh Driving Forces Behind Twitter Stock Gains

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) posted a solid premarket gain on Tuesday morning, and the stock gapped up over $50 on the open. This is the first time the stock has ...
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Disney Out of Blockbusters for 2014

The summer movie season ended on Labor Day, and we’ve now entered the fall season, which runs through the Thursday November 6. The summer champion was crowned over the final ...
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NFL Number 1 Social Sport in US

The National Football League (NFL) season officially begins Thursday with an opening matchup between the Green Bay Packers and last year’s Super Bowl champions, the Seattle Seahawks. In fact, the ...
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